See ToursPre-tours in Iceland
16:00 - 20:00Set-up at the venue (Exhibitors)
08:00 - 09:00Set-up at the venue (Exhibitors)
08:30 - 10:00Official Opening of Vestnorden Travel Mart 2018 and country presentations
09:00 - 10:00B2B meetings - Exhibitor to Exhibitor
10:00 - 10:30Coffee and refreshments
10:30 - 13:10B2B meetings
13:30 - 19:00Travel Mart tours for Buyers and Exhibitors - Networking and sightseeing
19:00 - 21:00Get-together in Hof
08:30 - 11:50B2B meetings
12:00 - 13:30Lunch - different restaurants in town
13:30 - 15:30B2B meetings
20:00 - 01:00Farewell Dinner in Höllin
See ToursPost-tour to the Faroe Islands (October 4 - 7)


The capital of the North

Akureyri is situated in north-east Iceland, in one of the longest fjords in the country and is surrounded by mountains reaching 1000-1500 m. The Arctic Circle in only 60 km north of Akureyri but still the climate is mild, with summer temperatures up to 25°C and winter temperatures in average around 0˚C.

Akureyri is the second largest urban area after the capital area of Reykjavík, with a population of about 18.500. Akureyri is the centre of trade and services in northern Iceland. It is also a town of culture and education, building on a firm foundation.

Akureyri is a popular tourist destination for short or long visits. The town offers a wide range of activities and interesting places e.g. notable museums, the world’s most northerly botanic garden, one of Iceland’s most popular swimming facilities, 18-hole golf course, the best skiing area in the country, good hiking trails and free city bus. Our guests can choose between varied accommodation and excellent range of restaurants, some of which specialise in local food.

The town is also a good base for many of Iceland’s most beautiful natural wonders as waterfalls, volcanic areas and canyons as well as exciting activities as river rafting, hiking, fishing, whale watching and horse riding.




Cultural and Conference Center

Hof Cultural Centre is located in the centre of Akureyri and is one of the town’s landmarks. The main entrance of Hof faces northwest, but you can also enter the building from the southeast end. The house has a view in all directions.

Hof Cultural Center / MAK
600 Akureyri
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Akureyri Sports Hall


Akureyri Sports Hall is a multi purpose facility that offers a wide range of options when it comes to sports events, conferences, events and gatherings of all sorts.

Akureyri Sports Hall / “Höllin”
Skólastíg 1
600 Akureyri
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